Transportation

Supervisor Barger’s Statement on Metro SR-710 Vote

Supervisor Barger’s Statement on Metro SR-710 Vote

Supervisor Kathryn Barger, an L.A. County Metro Director, issued the following statement on today’s MTA Board vote: “Today’s decision by the Metro Board of Directors was the latest in a long and difficult process.  The motion that I co-authored with Chairman Fasana and Directors Garcetti, Solis...
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Supervisor Barger  Delivers Inaugural State of the County Address

Supervisor Barger Delivers Inaugural State of the County Address

The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce has hosted the State of the County Luncheon for 9 years, but this was Supervisor Kathryn Barger’s inaugural address. Supervisor Barger’s remarks focused on homelessness and mental health, public safety, economic development, and transportation and...
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NoHo to Pasadea Bus to Become Permanent Fixture in the Community

NoHo to Pasadea Bus to Become Permanent Fixture in the Community

On Tuesday, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) approved a dedicated busway connecting the Metro Red Line station in North Hollywood to the Gold Line Del Mar station in Pasadena. The MTA will begin studying two options, a rapid transit busway along major city streets in Pasadena...
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626 “Golden Streets” Festival

626 “Golden Streets” Festival

Supervisor Kathryn Barger attended the 626 “Golden Streets” Festival organized to promote active transportation throughout the San Gabriel Valley. The event began in South Pasadena, and traveled along streets closed to car traffic for 18 miles to the finish line in Azusa. Over...
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Quartz Hill Chamber of Commerce

Quartz Hill Chamber of Commerce

On Wednesday, March 1, Supervisor Kathryn Barger addressed the Quartz Hill Chamber of Commerce about all of the exciting developments happening in the Antelope Valley. The passage of Measure M in November will result in transportation projects totaling nearly $80 billion in economic output and...
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Antelope Valley Transportation Summit

Antelope Valley Transportation Summit

On Wednesday, February 1, Supervisor Kathryn Barger led her first Antelope Valley Transportation Summit.  She was joined by leaders from the Antelope Valley community, including Palmdale Mayor Jim Ledford, Lancaster Vice Mayor Marv Crist, and Lancaster City Councilmember Angela Underwood-Jacobs...
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Women in Transportation Breakfast

Women in Transportation Breakfast

On Friday, January 27, Supervisor Barger addressed WTS Los Angeles about ways to increase opportunities for women in transportation.  She discussed her commitment to working with women-owned businesses to capitalize on Measure M to help ease congestion and improve transit in Los Angeles County...
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New traffic signal for Mint Canyon Community School

New traffic signal for Mint Canyon Community School

Supervisor Kathryn Barger joined students, families and staff of Mint Canyon Community School and residents of Canyon Country to inaugurate a new stoplight installed on Sierra Highway at the entrance to the school. “Student safety is our highest priority and we were pleased to work with...
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Metro Press Conference for the Rose Parade

Metro Press Conference for the Rose Parade

On Monday, the Fifth District community will be hosting the world famous Tournament of Roses Parade and Bowl Game. To avoid the traffic and parking congestion, Metro strongly encourages those attending to travel to it safely and conveniently using the Gold Line or Line 501 bus from NoHo to...
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